dermatomycosis

[ der-mat-uh-mahy-koh-sis, dur-muh-toh- ]
/ dərˌmæt ə maɪˈkoʊ sɪs, ˈdɜr mə toʊ- /

noun Pathology.

a superficial fungal infection of the skin.

Nearby words

  1. dermatolysis,
  2. dermatome,
  3. dermatomegaly,
  4. dermatomere,
  5. dermatomic,
  6. dermatomyoma,
  7. dermatomyositis,
  8. dermatoneurosis,
  9. dermatopathic lymphadenopathy,
  10. dermatopathology

Origin of dermatomycosis


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Medicine definitions for dermatomycosis

dermatomycosis

[ dûr′mə-tō-mī-kōsĭs ]

n.

An infection of the skin caused by dermatophytes or other fungi.

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